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Silverstein, Eric William, DPM

Chief, Podiatric Surgery, Hartford Hospital




English, Spanish

Providing the best care to our patients and their companions requires communicating in a way everyone understands. Interpreter services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. All spoken languages are available, as well as American Sign Language (AS/L).

Accepting New Patients
  • Podiatry

Areas of Expertise
Bunion Surgery, Diabetic Wound Care, Hammertoe Repair, Lapiplasty Bunionectomy, Non-Diabetic Wound Care, Reconstructive Foot & Ankle Surgery


Kensington Hospital (PA)

Medical School
Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine

Mount Sinai Hospital (CT)

S.U.N.Y. (Plattsburg)
Hofstra University

Professional Organizations

  • Connecticut Podiatric Medical Association
  • American Podiatric Medical Association
  • American Board Podiatric Surgery, Diplomate
  • American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, Fellow


Verified Patient Reviews

5 out of 5 stars

I have been to Dr Silverstein numerous times over the years and I keep coming back to him since he is so good!

5 out of 5 stars

I enjoyed that Dr. Silverstein shared some stories about himself during my appointment. It makes the visit regarding my medical condition more engaging.

5 out of 5 stars

I felt badly got the doctor- he completed his exam and assessment and has to go looking for an assistant as he needed a splint and walking shoe got me, and no one was around do he went in search of things himself.

5 out of 5 stars

First time seeing this Dr. He was awesome.

5 out of 5 stars

Nurse and dr really understood, knew what I needed. Recommend patients come in with list of questions on first visit or follow-up.

5 out of 5 stars

Dr. took his time reviewing options and listened to my concerns.

5 out of 5 stars

Very interesting to learn more about my foot.

5 out of 5 stars

One of the best doctors I have...

5 out of 5 stars

Dr Silverstein has always been a thorough, professional and friendly provider.

5 out of 5 stars

Doctor was very informative. Explained everything so I would understand. Apologized numerous times for lateness. I was very impressed by doctor and will be scheduling surgery for fall

5 out of 5 stars

*Dr. Silverstein is very thorough & very caring. He cares a lot for his patients.

5 out of 5 stars

I was pleased with the staff taking care of my concerns quickly.

5 out of 5 stars

Good doctor by almost always behind schedule

5 out of 5 stars

Have had Dr Silverstein many years I trust him completely

Other Reviews from Around the Web


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